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County News

October 22, 2014

Franklin County Extension and Outreach is offering 2 private pesticide applicator training dates:  December 17, 2014 and February 26, 2015.   For pesticide testing at NIACC in Mason City, call Gary Show at 641-422-4237. 

October 15, 2014

Join us online on November 4th and 11th from 6:30 to 8:00 PM from the comfort of your own home to learn how to increase your health and wealth while reducing holiday stress.

October 15, 2014

This informative meeting will help farmers and landowners understand their options under the Agricultural Act of 2014 (commonly referred to as the Farm Bill).

October 14, 2014

Franklin County offers Commercial Pesticide Applicator Trainings in Hampton beginning in October. For pesticide testing in Mason City at NIACC, call Gary Show at 641-422-4237.

October 14, 2014

So, you got an iPad. Now what? Franklin County Extension is offering an iPad Basics Workshop.  Call today at 641-456-4811 to sign up or get more information.


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